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4 hrs ago | The Indian Express

Narendra Modi new talking point in Tamil Nadu, but few say they will vote for him

Asked about Modi, Robert, the manager of a hotel in Sivaganga, says he knows that Gujarat has 24-hour electricity supply.

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11 hrs ago | BleacherReport

IPL Team of the Week, Featuring Glenn Maxwell, JP Duminy and Yuvraj Singh

The opening slate of matches in the 2014 Indian Premier League is in the books. Tight finishes may have been at a premium but there has still been plenty to enjoy in the first week.

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15 hrs ago | Outlook

It's Call Collect

The former union telecom and communication minister, accused in the 2G multi-crore spectrum case, is optimistic of winning from the Nilgiris constituency in Tamil Nadu Sitting MP Andimuthu 'Spectrum' Raja of the DMK still has votaries.

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19 hrs ago | Rediff.com

The candidate with 1,000 cars

'He then puts his hand in his pocket. The hand comes out, the fist closed. The woman opens her palm.

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21 hrs ago | Suria

Indian transgender stands for office...

With a tight budget and a humble autorickshaw, a pioneering Indian transgender is campaigning in her southern hometown for a seat in parliament, just days after the country's highest court recognised "third gender" people.

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23 hrs ago | The Indian Express

The Third Front: Why transgenders remain a minority in election process

Kannamma's political dreams have resurfaced this time, with the Election Commission of India formally recognising transgenders under the category "others".

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Straits Times

India polls: Transgender stands for office after landmark ruling

With a tight budget and a humble autorickshaw, a pioneering Indian transgender is campaigning in her southern hometown for a seat in parliament, just days after the country's highest court recognised "third gender" people.

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The Indian Express

Lok sabha polls: Tamizh Talkies

Jayalalithaa started her campaign well in advance like good friend turned mid-poll foe Narendra Modi.

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The Indian Express

42 candidates in the fray from Chennai South Lok Sabha constituency

Chennai South has sent political icons like T T Krishnamachari, C N Annadurai and R Venkataraman to the Lok Sabha.

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The Indian Express

Jayalalithaaa s tirade against Narendra Modi continues

Jayalalithaa said Modi had proposed some sort of a framework between the two states besides interlinking of rivers as solution to the vexed issue.

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Nerve News

Tharoor hopeful of good showing by Congress in Tamil Nadu

New Delhi, April 19 - Union minister Shashi Tharoor Saturday said that Congress was set to put up a good show in Tamil Nadu in the ongoing general elections to Lok Sabha, saying that voters were very enthusiastic about it decision to shun alliances and go alone.

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The Indian Express

Won't need Jaya support to form govt, says Rajnath

In a bid to put its anti-Jayalalithaa regional allies at ease, BJP president Rajnath Singh has said the NDA would cross the half-way mark in the general election and would not require post-poll support from the AIADMK.

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Nerve News

U-12 tennis: Double for Boopathy, Richa

S. Boopathy of Tamil Nadu and Richa D Chougule of Maharashtra claimed a grand double each in the boys and girls sections respectively in the KTPPA-AITA National Series Under-12 tennis tournament which concluded here Saturday.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Indian Express

Voting was suspended on April 9 due to damage of EVMs and other poll-related violence.

11:01 am: Forty-two candidates are in the fray from Chennai South Lok Sabha constituency, which has always witnessed maximum number of contestants for general elections.

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The Telegraph

BJP saves Desam alliance

Hyderabad, April 18: The BJP and the Telugu Desam Party today saved their alliance in Seemandhra after Chandrababu Naidu unilaterally declared a break-up yesterday.

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Newindpress

Madurai Man's Indigenous Borewell Robot Saves 3-year Old

It was "borewell robot", an indigenous device developed by a Madurai-based social worker, that saved a 3-year old boy who fell into an abandoned borewell in a village in Tirunelveli in southern Tamil Nadu.

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Rediff.com

Review: Nothing should keep you from watching 2 States

Krish's relationship with his family, particularly his mother, is better explored than his relationship with Ananya, which results in 2 States being more of a deep and meaningful family drama than a romance, notes Paloma Sharma.

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The Indian Express

Verdict on petition against Rajiv Gandhi killers in a week: CJI

The Supreme Court's verdict on the petition by the Centre challenging Tamil Nadu Government's decision to release all seven life convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi Assassination case would be pronounced within a week, Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam said.

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India Talkies

India: Non vegetarian majority with a vegetarian ruling class?...

The Hindu newspaper, which has its main office in Chennai, has asked its employees not to bring non vegetarian food to the dining room because the smell offends vegetarian members of the staff.

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Newkerala.com

Ex Minister, 4 others get 2 yrs RI in cremation shed scam

Chennai, Apr 17 : A CBI Court today convicted former AIADMK Minister and now DMK Rajya Sabha Member T M Selvaganapathy and four others and sentenced them to two-year Rigorous Imprisonment each in the cremation shed scam.

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